Mishoon: DAILY May 13th – May 21st (see note at bottom)
The Wampanoag Experience will lead the burning-out of a mishoon (traditional wooden canoe) in Westport, commencing May 13, 2023 and lasting 7-10 days. In keeping with Wampanoag custom, the burn will proceed 24/7 until completed.
The public are invited to observe the burn daily with educational programming between noon – 2:00 pm, and share in traditionally prepared food around mid-day, daily.
Due to limited parking, we ask that you please pre-register if you want to take part in the daily cultural programming. Note: the sign up form only displays Sunday, May 14th, please add your day.